Ocala police search for missing teen mom and her 6-month-old baby

Police say Jania Murry, 16, ran away from home

MARION COUNTY, Fla. – Ocala police are searching for a missing teenager who ran away from home with her 6-month-old baby.

In a Facebook post made late Thursday, the Ocala Police Department said 16-year-old Jania Murry left her home in southwest Ocala with her daughter, Ralana.

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The department said the teen was last seen wearing a black shirt, pink shorts and carrying her daughter in a car seat.

Anyone who may have seen Murry or her baby or have information on their whereabouts is asked to call Ocala police at 352-369-7000.

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Brenda Argueta is a digital journalist who joined ClickOrlando.com in March 2021. She graduated from UCF and returned to Central Florida after working in Colorado.